Seasonal cycles and variability of O3 and H2O in the UT/LMS during SPURT

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Krebsbach, M. ; Schiller, C. ; Brunner, D. ; Günther, G. ; Hegglin, M. I. ; Mottaghy, D. ; Riese, M. ; Spelten, N. ; Wernli, H. (2006)

Airborne high resolution in situ measurements of a large set of trace gases including ozone (O3) and total water (H2O) in the upper troposphere and the lowermost stratosphere (UT/LMS) have been performed above Europe within the SPURT project. SPURT provides an extensive... View more
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